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#a9a6b8 Hex Color Code

#a9a6b8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a9a6b8 is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #a9a6b8 is comprised of 66.27% red, 65.1% green and 72.16% blue. In the HSL color space #a9a6b8 has a hue of 250° (degrees), 11% saturation and 69% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 450.2 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #898698
  2. #9491a2
  3. #9e9bad
  4. #a9a6b8
  5. #b4b1c3
  6. #bfbcce
  7. #cac7d9

Tints and Shades

#a9a6b8 to white

  1. #a9a6b8
  2. #b7b4c4
  3. #c5c3cf
  4. #d3d2db
  5. #e2e1e7
  6. #f0f0f3
  7. #ffffff

#a9a6b8 to black

  1. #a9a6b8
  2. #8b8897
  3. #6d6b77
  4. #515058
  5. #37363b
  6. #1f1e20
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Solitaire / NP PB 1466 P
      #a8a4b5
      ΔE = 0.854 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. Slight Tempo / NP PB 1468 T
      #a2a0b6
      ΔE = 2.724 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  2. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 44-19 Lavender Spray
      #a8a4b5
      ΔE = 0.854 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. ★ 2-9 Dusty Lilac 2
      #a6a3b6
      ΔE = 1.162 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  3. Berger

    1. ★ Lap of Luxury / 7184
      #aba7b7
      ΔE = 0.929 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Italian iris / 7144
      #b0a4b9
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  4. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Lap of Luxury / 7184
      #aba7b7
      ΔE = 0.929 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Italian iris / 7144
      #b0a4b9
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  5. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Lap of Luxury
      #aba7b7
      ΔE = 0.929 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. ★ Luster Blue
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 2.006 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Purple Grey
      #a7a6ba
      ΔE = 0.992 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. Lavender Lake
      #b2a9bc
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  7. Beckers

    1. ★ Vattenfall 781 / S 2908-B05G
      #a7a8ba
      ΔE = 1.332 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  8. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Butterfly Bush / 1282
      #a7a5bb
      ΔE = 1.596 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  9. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1282
      #a7a5bb
      ΔE = 1.596 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  10. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Field of Lavender / 41A-3
      #a4a2b4
      ΔE = 1.605 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. Saint Germain / 42A-3
      #afacb9
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  11. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-41-3 Maleny Mist
      #adaaba
      ΔE = 1.630 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. 4-42-3 Faded Lilac
      #b0acbd
      ΔE = 2.340 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  12. Behr

    1. ★ 650E-3 Plum Blossom
      #a9a2b5
      ΔE = 1.741 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. 660F-4 Plum Frost
      #aba2b1
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  13. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6351
      #a9a5bc
      ΔE = 1.931 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  14. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7144 - Italian Iris
      #aaa2b5
      ΔE = 1.932 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. ★ 7184 - Lap Of Luxury
      #a4a3b1
      ΔE = 2.142 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  15. Levis

    1. ★ Bon Vivant
      #a8aaba
      ΔE = 2.058 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  16. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Italian Iris / 7144
      #b0a7b9
      ΔE = 2.080 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. ★ Lap Of Luxury / 7184
      #aaa9b6
      ΔE = 2.166 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  17. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Pasque Flower 10RB 42/072
      #a7a4b1
      ΔE = 2.093 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  18. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Central Mauve / 1412
      #a7a7be
      ΔE = 2.121 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. Yukon Sky / 1439
      #a1a7b7
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  19. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 5295 UP
      #b0abbb
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. 5295
      #b0a6ba
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  20. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10711
      #aca9c0
      ΔE = 2.259 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  21. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Smoky Grape 30-23
      #a3a2b8
      ΔE = 2.269 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  22. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 0 0 / Granit 45
      #acacbc
      ΔE = 2.299 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. 4242
      #a8acbc
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  23. Glidden

    1. Soft Dusty Violet / 10RB 42/072
      #b0abba
      ΔE = 2.361 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. Morning Violet / 90BB 43/082
      #b0adbf
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  24. Devoe Paint

    1. Ashley's Heather / 90BB 41/168
      #a8a7bf
      ΔE = 2.384 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  25. Chrysler

    1. Light Arctic Gray
      #a8a4b0
      ΔE = 2.466 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  26. Kelly-Moore

    1. Barrymore / KM3053-2
      #a2a0b5
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  27. Sto

    1. 34113
      #b0a5b6
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  28. General Paint

    1. Baalbek / CL 2404M
      #a0a0b3
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  29. Tikkurila

    1. 4893
      #a8abb9
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  30. Kansai Paint

    1. Mystery
      #b3acbf
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  31. Sico

    1. 6174-41 The Face of Time
      #ada8b3
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  32. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3020-R50B
      #a69fb5
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 36.2%

#a9a6b8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a9a6b8 foreground

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="color: #a9a6b8">…</p>

#a9a6b8 background

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #a9a6b8">…</p>

#a9a6b8 shadow

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a9a6b8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11118264
Binary
10101001, 10100110, 10111000
Hexadecimal
#a9a6b8
LRV
≈ 39.2%
Closest short hex
#aab ΔE = 1.608
RGB
rgb(169, 166, 184)
RGBA
rgba(169, 166, 184, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.326, g: 0.320, b: 0.355
RYB
red: 0.663%, yellow: 0.651%, blue: 0.722%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5658952 / 0xffa9a6b8
HSL
hsl(250, 11%, 69%)
HSLA
hsla(250, 11%, 69%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 250° (250.000), saturation: 10% (0.098), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 250.000, saturation: 9.783%, perceived brightness: 66.290%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 272.463, S: 17.269, L: 68.873
Cubehelix
H: -114.735, S: 0.135, L: 0.662
TSL
T: -3.369, S: 0.021, L: 0.663
CMYK
cyan: 8% (0.082), magenta: 10% (0.098), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.337), magenta: 35% (0.349), yellow: 28% (0.278)
XYZ
X: 38.648, Y: 39.168, Z: 50.862
xyY
x: 0.300, y: 0.304, Y: 39.168
CIELab
L: 68.873, a: 4.595, b: -8.850
CIELuv
L: 68.873, u: 0.604, v: -14.035
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.873, C: 9.971, H: 297.439
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.873, C: 14.048, H: 272.463
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.584, a: 0.709, b: -4.376
CIECAM02
J: 60.023, C: 12.812, h: 281.902, Q: 152.640, M: 11.204, s: 27.093, H: 323.143
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.129, jaune: -1.660, green: -0.200
LMS
L: 36.888, M: 39.605, S: 50.666
YCbCr
Y: 161.129, Cb: 135.458, Cr: 128.039
YCgCo
Y: 171.250, Cg: -5.250, Co: 38.500
YDbDr
Y: 168.949, Db: 22.644, Dr: -0.093
YPbPr
Y: 167.935, Pb: 8.655, Pr: 0.672
xvYCC
Y: 160.227, Cb: 135.603, Cr: 128.590
YIQ
Y: 168.949, I: -3.996, Q: 6.235
YUV
Y: 168.949, U: 7.408, V: 0.045
Munsell Color System
2.5P 7/2 ΔE = 4.385
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 11.461

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